Rock Star

The plot of this heavy-metal Cinderella story may sound like a fairy tale, but it's based on the true story of Tim "Ripper" Owens, the lead singer of a Judas Priest cover band who was asked to front the real thing when Priest's Rob Halford left the band in 1996. A great premise for a movie, right? Right, and the first half of Stephen Herek's heavily fictionalized...read more

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Zayra Alvarez, <EM>Rock Star: Supernova</EM>

Supernova Says Nay to Z

Last Wednesday's edition of CBS' Rock Star: Supernova featured a first  Tommy Lee, Gilby Clarke and Jason Newsted in the nascent band's first live performance ever, fronted, in at least this one instance, by Dilana as well as a last, in a swan… Read more

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Rock Star - Official Trailer
02:21 — The lead singer of a famous heavy metal cover band gets tapped to front the real band.

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Thu Nov 23 9:00pm
Rock Star MOMAX

A singer (Mark Wahlberg) in a heavy-metal tribute band joins the real group and gets swept up in the world of sex, drugs, and rock and roll. Emily: Jennifer Aniston. Mats: Timothy Spall. Kirk: Dominic West. A.C.: Jason Bonham. Rob: Timothy Olyphant. Direct (more…)

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Josh Logan and Jill Gioia, <EM>Rock Star: Supernova</EM>
Rock Star's Josh and Jill Sing Swan Song

Last week on CBS' Rock Star: Supernova (Tuesday at 9/Wednesday at 8 pm/ET), Tommy Lee sent the hatch…

Dana Andrews, <EM>Rock Star: Supernova</EM>
Rock Star's Dana Isn't Forever Young

CBS' Rock Star: Supernova (Tuesdays at 9 pm/Wednesdays at 8 pm/ET) sent its youngest contestant, Dan…

<EM>Rock Star: Supernova</EM> host Brooke Burke
Brooke Burke: _Rock_in' Gal, _Rock_in' Q&A

The competition is heating up on CBS' Rock Star: Supernova (Tuesdays at 9/Wednesdays at 8 pm/ET), an…

<EM>Rock Star: Supernova</EM> host Brooke Burke
Brooke Burke: _Rock_in' Gal, _Rock_in' Q&A

The competition is heating up on CBS' Rock Star: Supernova (Tuesdays at 9/Wednesdays at 8 pm/ET), an…

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Idol's Chris Has Left the Building

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  • Released: 2001
  • Rating: R
  • Review: The plot of this heavy-metal Cinderella story may sound like a fairy tale, but it's based on the true story of Tim "Ripper" Owens, the lead singer of a Judas Priest cover band who was asked to front the real thing when Priest's Rob Halford left the band in… (more)

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